Cloud Engineer - Night Shift

Discipline: Cloud Engineering
Salary: $120000 to $130000
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Job ref: 516290
Published: 11 days ago
About the Company:
Our client created a digital marketing platform used by Spotify, Airbnb, and many other leading companies, to win in key moments of the customer journey.

About the Position:
  • 100% remote from any U.S. City
  • No Visa Sponsorship
  • Work Hours: Midnight EST to 8am EST (9pm PST to 5am PST)
The candidate will be responsible for maintaining strict production SLAs of a custom distributed application running on AWS cloud infrastructure, monitoring, alerting, incident management, security, and overall platform stability and improvement, as well as resolve business requests coming through our internal ticketing system.

  • Continuous improvement in system visibility and applications with advanced monitoring, metrics and log analytics.
  • Identification of root causes on critical problems throughout the platform, incident reports and communication.
  • Maintain, monitor, and help improve the performance and availability of the 24x7 production environment including networks, servers, databases, etc.
  • Troubleshooting and supporting our production systems.
  • Participate in creating long-term and short-term strategies for scaling the production environment.
  • Must have hands-on Linux system-level administration experience
  • Highly familiar with standard Linux commands (ps, top, netstat, chmod, etc)
  • Linux service troubleshooting experience
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (EC2, ECS, S3, etc.)
  • Technical knowledge of log and metric monitoring and analytics tools (examples such as AWS CloudWatch, Sumologic, Datadog)
  • Experience with Docker, Ansible, Terraform is a plus
  • Experience maintaining a secure production environment
  • 2 + years’ experience with 24x7 production operations

The position will require 2-3 months of daytime work hours immediately after hire, for internal training.